Discover a selection of 1,500 holiday rentals in Tenby that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including parking available and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 80 per night, and cottages and houses are popular options for a stay in Tenby. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Tenby cottages offer historic buildings, beaches and fun

Tenby is one of the most iconic towns in Pembrokeshire, and that's no accident. The harbour in the old town is full of history, with numerous historic buildings and the 19th-century Palmerston Fort. Additionally, you can enjoy 2 sheltered beaches with soft sands and gentle waves, perfect for the whole family to go swimming. Shopping is also a popular activity here, as just about anything can be found in the town's market. Pembrokeshire cottages in Tenby are generally family-friendly and affordable, but there are also more luxurious accommodation options available.


Heritage sites near Tenby holiday rentals

History buffs will love the array of holiday homes throughout Tenby. Holiday homes can be found near places like Tenby Castle, a ruined castle on a headland with scenic views of the village and beach, and the Tenby Lifeboat Station, a lifeboat station that’s been in service since 1852. You could also visit Manorbier Castle, a seaside 11th-century castle with commanding turrets, sweeping sea views and gardens.

Things to do

Places to go near holiday lettings in Tenby

You'll find an abundance of alluring attractions within easy reach of your Tenby holiday rental. Culture vultures should set aside time to peruse the Tenby Museum and Art Gallery, Wales' oldest independent museum. Here, you'll find exhibits exploring all facets of local history and culture, and eclectic artworks by revered Welsh artists. For a fun-filled family day out, take the troop to Oakwood Theme Park, which is just 25 minutes or so by car from Tenby. The thrill-seekers among you can ride a host of nerve-shredding rollercoasters, while there are plenty of tamer rides and attractions for youngsters and those of a nervous disposition.


Fun things to do near Tenby holiday homes

Throughout the balmy summer months, life in Tenby is all about chilling out on the beach. Its clear waters offer ideal conditions for all manner of water sports, from leisurely pursuits like kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding, to adrenaline-pumping activities like jet skiing and wakeboarding. While Tenby exudes a genteel charm by day, it's surprisingly lively after dark. If you fancy a tipple, you can take your pick from cosy traditional pubs serving local beers and ciders, buzzing bars where you can sip expertly-mixed cocktails or pulsing dance clubs where you can dance until the early hours.


Local weather for your stay in Tenby holiday homes

Tenby holiday rentals are especially sought-after during the holiday season of June to August. Even at the height of summer, temperatures are rarely sizzling, but it's generally agreeably warm, with plenty of sunshine and clear blue skies. If you want to avoid the crowds, late spring and early autumn are lovely times to visit, with weather that's usually pleasantly mild. You'll need to wrap up warm if you're visiting in winter, but it's rarely extremely cold. As you might expect, rain is relatively common throughout the year, so pack accordingly.

Natural features

Enchanting animal encounters around Tenby

The unspoilt Pembrokeshire countryside is a haven for nature and wildlife lovers of all persuasions. The region's lush valleys, secluded beaches and vertigo-inducing clifftops are a delight to explore by foot or on horseback. Budding ornithologists are in for a treat, with an array of species to spot at any given time of year, from graceful guillemots to majestic peregrine falcons. The surrounding waters are a prime spot for glimpsing mesmerising marine mammals, such as darting dolphins and playful porpoises. If you're extra-lucky, you may even catch sight of a majestic whale.


Best beaches near Tenby holiday homes

Tenby’s beaches offer a little something for everyone, all within reach of holiday homes. Tenby North Beach, a picturesque beach with the Goskar rock and opportunities for watersports, and St Catherine’s Island, a remote island with sandy beaches, dense forests and salt marshes, are 2 top highlights. You could also spend time at Castle Beach, a quaint swimming beach with placid waters and seaside amenities.

How to get there

How to get to and around Tenby

If you prefer to travel by train, Tenby Station, Penally Station and Manorbier Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Tenby?

Our 2022 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,315 holiday lettings around Tenby. From 462 cottages to 916 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tenby?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Tenby. From Vrbo UK travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Manorbier Castle: 1,375 holiday lettings
  • Trefloyne Golf Club: 1,427 holiday lettings
  • RNLI Lifeboat Stations: 1,473 holiday lettings
  • Laston House: 1,474 holiday lettings
  • Tenby Station: 1,363 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tenby listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Tenby?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 462 Cottages in Tenby. Our other popular types of Tenby holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 916 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 322 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 484 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tenby?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 68 holiday homes with pool available in Tenby. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.